History of American Literature Transdentalism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in history. Transcendentalism is explored in American literature before, during, and after the civil War.
The History of American Literature-Realism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in
history. Authors and literature from the literary movement called realism is discussed in this clip.
The History of American-Realism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in history. Realism is discussed along with the works of Crane, James, and Howell. Excerpts are read from their literary works.
Chaucer and the Medieval Period - clip only
This is the beginning of an older filmed-for-the-classroom narrated documentary. It introduces Middle English literature and The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer and gives an overview of the pilgrims as a cross section of medieval society. Sound quality is strained. Shows a large antique edition of the book and a filmed reenactment of people in period costume eating a meal together at a large inn table. (1:39 min.)
AP US History Political Cartoons vid
Quick video about Poltical Cartoons for AP US History. Team members are Sheila, Maria, and Cassidi(Amateur video of fair quality)
The Skyscrapers of New York-part 3
This series is good to show the history of NYC as well as silent films of the early 1900s.
American Capitalism (1948)
The superiority of the capitalistic system explained by Prof. Clifton L. Ganus (1948). Modern day socialists call this a "capitalist propaganda" film. (B/W video)
The Formation of Labor Unions
Early history of labor unions are discussed on this high quality video of slides, text, and narration. Strikes and negotiations are a major part of this video.
This amateur video uses humor, slides, narration, and music to trace the history of unions. Good quality video with some good information.
AFT History Video: Teachers Strike and Taft-Hartley Bill
Teachers Strike & Taft-Hartley Bill. Chapter 8 of the AFT History video.This short, professionally-produced video tells about the effects of the St. Paul teachers' strike.
Modern Dance Warm-Up 01
CSM Modern Dance 121 Fall 2008 warm ups. (1:29)
Historical Primary Sources
Historical Primary Sources. Randall Niles looks at the Gettysburg Address to stress the importance of trustworthy documents in the study of history. (3:13)
GRCC Board of Trustees Meeting
Regular meeting of the Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees. Recorded February 21, 2011
An introduction to ancient theatre. Part of an online history of theatre class at Columbia Gorge Community College. (4:40)
About Greek Theater
About Greek Theater. Part of the series: Theater Acting & Scripts. Greek theater began in the 6th century B.C., and it has become a cornerstone in the performing arts. Understand the history of acting through the study of Greek theater.
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Theatre Survey Greek Acting Presentation
Our final presentation for Theatre Survey documenting the rise and evolution of acting in Ancient Greece. Contains definations about each part of Greek theater history. (9:56)
Theatre-1-From Ritual to Ancient Greek Theater
From Ritual to Ancient Greek Theater History & Basic's of the Theatre Stage This 18 part series goes threw the History, Elements, Types and functions of theater. (10:09)
Theatre-2-Development of Greek Tragedy
Development of Greek Tragedy History & Basic's of the Theatre Stage This 18 part series goes threw the History, Elements, Types and functions of the Theatre. (9;46)
Theatre-4-From Greek to Roman Theater.
From Greek to Roman Theater. History & Basic's of the Theatre. (10:24)
Theatre-5-The Illusion Illustrated
The Illusion Illustrated History & Basic's of the Theatre Stage. This discusses how during the Roman times theaters were never built.